PLATTEVILLE, Wis. – Four former University of Wisconsin-Platteville all-Americans will be inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday, Sept. 21 at 9 a.m. in Velzy Commons, Ullsvik Hall.
Earning inductions this year are:
Barry Braganza ’91, football
Andy Paulsen ’03, track and field
Tyler Selk ’03, basketball
Corey Stelljes ’04, track and field
MADISON, Wis. - University of Wisconsin-Platteville student-athletes were recognized for their academic achievements and combined grade-point average among the eight Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) institutions in the 2018-19 academic year. UW-Platteville, as an institution, finished with a cumulative GPA of 3.073. It marks the 19th year in a row UW-Platteville has achieved WIAC All-Academic honors. To receive All-Academic honors as an institution, the Pioneer student-athletes achieved a higher grade point average than the overall student body.
KANSAS CITY, MO – Small College Basketball Announced its 2019 National Hall of Fame Class and 2019 National Hall of Fame Classic, presented by Hillyard, field at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in downtown Kansas City, Missouri on Saturday afternoon.
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville men's basketball team hosted their post-season banquet at Velzy Commons in Ullsvik Hall last Saturday night, where senior Colin Connelly was presented with the 2019 Gabe Miller Award.
KANSAS CITY, M. - The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced today the 2019 NABC Coaches’ Division III All-District teams and coaches, recognizing the best men’s collegiate basketball student-athletes and coaches in the division, selected by member coaches of the NABC in NCAA Division III.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – The University of Wisconsin-Platteville men’s basketball team exchanged the lead 12 times with Capital University before the nail biter came to a close favoring the Crusaders 78-76 in overtime Friday night in the First Round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Championship hosted in Augustana College’s Roy J. Carver Center.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.-For the third consecutive season, three teams will represent the Wisconsin Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WIAC) in the NCAA Division III Men's Basketball Championship after regular season champion UW–Platteville, UW–La Crosse and UW Oshkosh earned bids into this year's
SALEM, Va. --- The 2019 Jostens Trophy timeline reached a benchmark in its annual process with the announcement of the finalists by the members of the Rotary Club of Salem (Va.) on Tuesday. Twenty student-athletes -- 10 men and 10 women -- remain in the running for this season's honors from a stellar pool of nominees representing all eight regions of Division III men's and women's basketball.
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. – The University of Wisconsin-Platteville Athletic Department announces ticket information for the WIAC Men's Basketball Championship Game (presented by Culver's). The Pioneers men's basketball team will host UW-Stevens Point on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 5 p.m. in Bo Ryan Court.
LA CROSSE, Wis. - The UW-Platteville men’s basketball team defeated UW-La Crosse by a score of 61-51. With the win the Pioneers move on to face UW-Stevens Point in the WIAC Championship game with a chance to secure a bid in the NCAA Tournament.
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. - The UW-Platteville men’s basketball team defeated the UW-Whitewater in the WIAC Championship quarterfinals by a score of 77-60. With the win the Pioneers improve to 16-10 and advance to the WIAC Semifinals to play against UW-La Crosse Thursday night.
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. - The UW-Platteville men’s basketball completed the sweep of UW-Stevens Point by defeating the Pointers 55-50 on Saturday night. With the win, the Pioneers secured the #3 seed in next weeks WIAC Championship and will host #6 UW-Whitewater in the first round Tuesday night (Feb. 19).
WHITEWATER, Wis. - The University of Wisconsin-Platteville men’s basketball team lost to University of Wisconsin-Whitewater on Wednesday night by a score of 58-49. With the loss the Pioneers fall to 14-10 and 7-6 in WIAC play. The loss drops the Pioneers into a tie for 5th place in the WIAC with one game left to play.
The University of Wisconsin-Platteville men’s basketball team defeated University of Wisconsin-River Falls by a score of 57-54 on Saturday night. With the win the Pioneers improve to 14-9 and 7-5 in WIAC play.
PLATTEVILLE, Wis. - The University of Wisconsin-Platteville men's basketball team fell just short to #4 University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (83-81) in overtime Wednesday night. With the loss the Pioneers drop to 13-9 and 6-5 in WIAC play while the Titans improve to 21-1, 11-0 WIAC.
LA CROSSE, Wis. - The University of Wisconsin-Platteville men's basketball team defeated the University of Wiscosin-La Crosse Eagles, 68-55, Saturday night on the road in Mitchell Hall. The Pioneers handed UWL its first home loss of the season and avenged an earlier loss to the Eagles. With Saturday's victory the Pioneers improve to 13-7, 6-3 WIAC as the Eagles fall to 15-6, 8-2 WIAC.